4+ quotes from The Anybodies

Quotes from The Anybodies

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“Things aren't always what they seem, are they?”
― quote from The Anybodies


“You could get crickets to pop out of a book as a little, little girl, but now you have to relearn it? Well, children can do so many things until they're told they can't.”
― quote from The Anybodies


“Fern’s eyes as “the unpleasant deformity.”
― quote from The Anybodies


“Fern’s hair was another source of embarrassment for the Drudgers.”
― quote from The Anybodies


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